The servants of the Lord, sustained by his mercy, in the work of the Gospel.
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The servants of the Lord, sustained by his mercy, in the work of the Gospel. A sermon preached at Philadelphia, in the hall of the university, October 31st, 1788, at the ordination of the Rev. David Goodwillie. by Beveridge, Thomas

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Published by Printed by W. Young, bookseller and stationer, the corner of Second and Chesnut-Street. in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Goodwillie, David, -- 1749-1830.

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StatementBy Thomas Beveridge, Minister of the Gospel, and member of the Associate Presbytery of Pennsylvania.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 45438.
The Physical Object
Pagination35, [1] p.
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14622117M

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Servant of the Lord. God's servants were those who worshiped him and carried out his will, often in important leadership roles. Individuals such as Abraham (Gen ), Moses (Exod ; Deut ), David (2 Samuel 2 Samuel ), and Isaiah () were called God's "servants" as they obediently walked with the are several references to "my servants the prophets" (2 Kings This Bible study focuses on a passage in the Gospel of Matthew in the New Testament. Stories that Make You Think: Matthew Objective: To understand that God expects us to use wisely the gifts and resources that he has entrusted to us to achieve his purposes. Thus says the LORD: Observe what is right, do what is just; for my salvation is about to come, my justice, about to be revealed. The foreigners who join themselves to the LORD, ministering to him, loving the name of the LORD, and becoming his servants— all who keep the sabbath free from profanation and hold to my covenant. People Following People The Gospel Of Salvation evangelizing psychics Exorcisms. the people feared the Lord, and they believed in the Lord and in His servant Moses. Nehemiah “He has given help to Israel His servant, In remembrance of His mercy, 1 Thessalonians

I became a servant of this gospel by the gift of God’s grace given me through the working of his power. (Ephesians ) One of the things that stands out about Paul’s testimony is that he says, “I became a servant of this gospel by the gift of God’s grace” (v. 7). The word “became” can also be translated “was made” (ESV). His life a ransom for many." (NKJV) Points to Consider Leadership begins with the will (our unique human ability to align our intentions with our actions and choose our behavior). With the proper will, we can choose to love (identify and meet the legitimate needs of those we lead). We must serve and sacrifice to meet the needs of others. "I count it a great blessing to have the Servants of the Word ministering in the City of Detroit. Their work on behalf of unity among all Christians, and their ministry with young people and families, are a great source of life and inspiration to many." - Archbishop Allen Vigneron, Archbishop of Detroit. 4 – The Apostle Paul Describes Jesus as a Servant. In his letter to the first-century church at Philippi, the Apostle Paul had this to say about the servant role of Jesus, “Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to be used to his own advantage; rather, he made himself nothing by taking the very nature of a servant, being made in human likeness.”.

Confirming the word of His servant, The counsel of His messengers it perfecteth, Who is saying of Jerusalem, She is inhabited, And of cities of Judah, They shall be built, and her wastes I raise up, Isaiah A Servant Has Fun – Actually Enjoys Serving (Jn ) 1. Yes serving is hard work, embarrassing work, unappreciated work. 2. But there is a joy in it that no one can measure. a. Jesus replaced his clothes with a servants towel around His waist. b.   The LORD will allow us – if we are full of self-righteousness and arrogant pride – to fall and He will reveal to us our own infinite need for His ongoing, present mercy and bring us to truly be “poor in spirit” so that we will see His eternal kingdom and help others in the same (Matt. ).   Jesus completed the work of salvation for us on the cross, brings us into it, gives us the Holy Spirit as our counselor, and sets us about his business. He has finished the work of our salvation, but he still calls us to work for his kingdom. Therefore, with gratitude and love, we train to be the most effective servants possible. A Servant.